May 7, 2018 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake officials, as well as representatives from Austin Commercial Project and PBK Architects, Inc. gather at a topping out ceremony for the Health Sciences Classroom Building on UHCL Pearland Campus, celebrating the completion of the structural phase of the project. The new $24 million, 69,500-square-foot building, scheduled to open in spring 2019, will allow for the expansion of the campus’ nursing and other healthcare programs.
As part of the tradition, attendees autographed a steel beam used on the project. Pictured from left is Director of Building Maintenance Pam Groves, Administrative Secretary FMC, Blessy Abraham, Associate Professor of Nursing Karen Alexander, Austin Commercial Project Manager Austin Canada, PBK Architects, Inc. Principal Alan Stilts, University of Houston System Facilities Project Manager Jim Norcom, Associate Vice President of Facilities, Management and Construction Ward Martaindale, Coordinator of Environmental Health and Safety Hank Grotewold, Executive Director of UHCL Pearland Campus Operations Kathy Dupree.